- Amier Hamzah U-8 Boys 4.5 points
- Teh De Juan U-8 Boys 3 points
- Teh De Zen U-8 Girls 3 points
- WFM Nur Najiha U-10 Girls 3 points
- Muhd Irfan Haqqim U-12 Boy 2.5 points
- WCM Nur Nabila U-12 Girls 5 points
- Camilia Johari U-12 Girls 3.5 points
- Wong Jianwen U-14 Boys 2 points
- Elgin Lee Kah Meng U-14 Boys 3 points
- Hoh Tjin Li U-14 Girls 1.5 points
- Sumant Subramaniam U-16 Boys 2.5 points
Today is the rest day for the junior players and they can go for sightseeing in Turkey. Sorry guys for not updating this news. I was having flu from 1 of my students & recovering. Im back to normal now.
Amier Hamzah will play against Mexican SANDOVAL MERCADO Carlos on table 7 while Teh De Juan will play white against Turkish player GECER Bora. BOYS KEEP UP YOUR SPIRIT HIGH! DE JUAN BELIEVE IN YOURSELF & IT’S TIME TO RELEASE IT!
Teh De Zen will play white against Italian BUFFA Anastasia on board 19. COME ON ZEN! FOLLOW YOUR HEART! You still got chance to be medal contender! Most important is show your fighting spirit over there! PUT FEAR INTO YOUR OPPONENT! BECOME THE FEARLESS!
Nur Najiha will play black against Dogan Sevval of Turkey. She should be able to win or draw. COME ON NAJIHA! You can do miracles! Follow your sister footsteps!
Mohd Irfan Haqqim will play black against Georgian Keleptrishvili Irakli. However it’ll be an uphill task for Mohd Irfan but when you believe in achieving something impossible, then your dreams will come true! IRFAN, CONTINUE TO SHOW YOUR SPIRIT LIKE YOU PLAY AGAINST THE FINNISH!
Nur Nabila will face Moldovian player Bulmaga Elena as white. She should be able to overcome her opponent on table 3.
Camilia Johari will face her biggest challenge against Estonian Sagadijeva Anna whom is also the 3rd seed playing white. A draw would be seem realistic or even better a win if possible. However FOCUS is still the main key ingredients of winning the game! Have confidence in your ability!
Elgin Lee will play white against highly rated Marjanovic Dejan. It’s an uphill battle for Elgin but with confidence & advantage, nothing can stop your dreams! A draw would be seem possible here but even a win if mistake from the opponent. GO ELGIN GO! YOU CAN DO IT! KEEP ON PUTTING THE MOMENTUM & TELL YOURSELF WHAT YOU WANT IN YOU!
Wong Jianwen will play black against Korean Jung Young Hoon and should win easily. Remember yourself Jianwen! Show YOUR TRUE STRENGTH!
Hoh Tjin Li will face another uphill task against rated player Marx Inga of German as black. TJIN LI, It doesn’t matter whether you win or lose here! Most important is show your fighting spirit over there! PUT FEAR INTO YOUR OPPONENT! BECOME THE FEARLESS!
REMEMBER: ONE STRAW YOU CAN BREAK BUT WITH MANY STRAWS IT’S IMPOSSIBLE! EVEN WITH SCISSORS WILL TAKE TIME TO CUT IT!
From the movie: Battle of Red Cliff part I.
Sumant Subramaniam will play white against Macedonian Postolachi Viorel. It’s an uphill task for Sumant however with the experience & fighting spirit, he can achieve the impossible! GO SUMANT GO! FINISH THE RACE & NEVER QUIT RUNNING! KEEP ON RUNNING EVEN YOUR FEET HURT THEN ONLY SWEET SUCCESS WILL COME!